6 Fresh Takes On Spring's Biggest Trends

Photographed by Nyra Lang.
Just like there are two sides to every story, there are two (well, more like infinite) takes on every trend. Consider flatforms: The style extrovert's version will attract street style snaps (and maybe a few confused stares) while the minimalist will play it safe with neutrals. But, whether you dress to peacock or fly under the radar, you can take on any trend in a way that's unique to you — it's all about how you work it. 

To make our case, we're challenging two style opposites — R29 photo director Sara McDowell, a vintage aficionado, and R29 associate producer Candace Sautman, a sporty sneakerhead — to show us how they're wearing fashion's biggest hits this spring. Ahead, they put their own unexpected spins on the florals, ginghams, and rompers from DVF that are going to be dominating everyone's wardrobes this season. Click through for their everyday styling tips and to see which looks speak to you. As for us, we won't be picking sides (they do happen to know where we sit...).